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Get to Know Philadelphia

RRC has the best of both worlds. It’s set in quiet Wyncote, in Cheltenham Township, a location conducive to serious academic and spiritual reflection. And yet it’s a stone’s throw from Philadelphia, a culturally rich and historic metropolitan city made up of diverse neighborhoods.

Guides to the City
Student Consumer Resources
Philadelphia Neighborhoods

Guides to the City

Useful online city guides include:

Greater Philadelphia Tourism Information, a comprehensive guide for places to stay and eat in the five-county region.
CitySearch Philadelphia

Student Consumer Resources

 To learn more about what the city of Philadelphia has to offer students, visit these online resources:

Campus Philly keeps the needs and interests of students front and center with listings on local arts, culture and entertainment events.

Philadelphia Neighborhoods

Philadelphia is a city rich with ethnic neighborhoods. Each has a character of its own, including restaurants, entertainment and cultural institutions that reflect the identity of its residents. For specific entertainment and living options by neighborhood, check out these sites:

Mt. Airy
Chestnut Hill
Center City, Philadelphia
University City and West Philadelphia